Belva J. Rule

Belva Jane (Huffer) Rule, 89, of Michigantown, passed away October 30, 2020 in her home, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born on December 17, 1930 in Michigantown to Orion and Geneva (Pittsenbarger) Huffer.  She married Hubert E. Rule on December 31, 1950 in Michigantown and he preceded her in death on May 22, 2009.

Belva was a 1948 graduate of Michigantown High School.  She lived in or around Michigantown her entire life, and had lived on the family farm for the last 44 years.  She was a “beautiful homemaker”.  She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Michigantown.  She enjoyed playing Bridge, traveling with her husband, Hubert, but most of all, spending time with her family.

Surviving are her Daughter: Cindy (Rick) Rule-Gutierrez of Westminster, Colorado; Grandchildren: Rhett Gutierrez, Chaye Gutierrez, Rachel Rule, and Amanda Rule; Great-Grandchildren: Lukas, Piper, and Wesson; and her Brother: Richard (Sharon) Huffer of Rossville.  She was preceded in death by her beloved husband and her son: Andrew Rule in 2017.

Visitation will be 1 – 3 p.m. Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main Street, Frankfort.  Funeral services will begin at 3 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Pastor Mike Flowers will officiate.  Burial will follow in Whiteman Cemetery, Michigantown.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in honor of Belva’s grandson to the Foundation Fighting Blindness, P.O. Box 45740, Baltimore, MD  21297.  Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks. Please visit, where you may share a personal message with the family or send a Hug from Home.